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Erratum to: Association between antibodies to carbamylated proteins and subclinical atherosclerosis in rheumatoid arthritis patients

  • Francesca Romana Spinelli1,
  • Arbi Pecani1,
  • Francesco Ciciarello2,
  • Tania Colasanti1,
  • Manuela Di Franco1,
  • Francesca Miranda1,
  • Fabrizio Conti1,
  • Guido Valesini1 and
  • Cristiano Alessandri1Email author
Contributed equally
BMC Musculoskeletal DisordersBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201718:263

https://doi.org/10.1186/s12891-017-1618-x

Received: 2 June 2017

Accepted: 5 June 2017

Published: 16 June 2017

The original article was published in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2017 18:214

After the publication of the article [1] it was brought to our attention that an incorrect version of Table 3 was included. The correct version of Table 3 is as shown below.
Table 3

Multivariate analysis showing association between autoantibodies and vascular parameters of subclinical atherosclerosis in Rheumatoid Arthritis patients

 

Anti-CarP

ACPA

RF

 

r

P

β

r

P

β

r

P

β

Flow Mediated Dilatation (%, mean ± SD)

1.6

0.05*

0.400

1.5

0.1

0,222

0.2

0.7

0.421

Cardio Ankle Vascular Index left

1.7

0.04*

0.461

1.4

0.6

0,042

0.8

0.3

0.259

Cardio Ankle Vascular Index right

2.9

0.05*

0,631

1.4

0.6

0,126

0.2

0.8

0.067

Ankle Brachial Index left

0.3

0.2

0,175

3.5

0.01*

0,826

0.5

0.5

0.136

Ankle Brachial Index right

0.1

0.2

0,214

2.6

0.02*

0,619

0.7

0.5

0.157

Carotid Intima Media Thickness left (mm)

1.5

0.03*

0.291

2.2

0.01*

0.980

1.3

0.1

0.336

Carotid Intima Media Thickness right(mm)

1.1

0.03*

0,294

2.1

0.01*

0.870

1.2

0.6

0.110

anti-CarP anti-carbamylated protein antibodies, ACPA anti-citrullinated peptides antibodies, RF Rheumatoid Factor

*statistically significant at p < 0.05

Notes

Declarations

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialities, Rheumatology, Sapienza University of Rome
(2)
Department of Cardiovascular, Respiratory, Nephrology and Geriatric Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome

Reference

  1. Spinelli, et al. Association between antibodies to carbamylated proteins and subclinical atherosclerosis in rheumatoid arthritis patients. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2017;18:214. doi:10.1186/s12891-017-1563-8.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar

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